Indian Cricket Board

  • NCP talks in two voices on BCCI chief's resignation May 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Hours after its spokesperson demanded resignation of Indian cricket board chief N Srinivasan over his son-in-law's name figuring in the investigations into the IPL spot fixing scandal, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Friday sought to distance itself from the demand. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) spokesperson DP Tripathi on Friday...
  • Sri Lanka A to tour West Indies April 25, 2013

    St. John's, Antigua: The Sri Lanka A team will tour the Caribbean in June to play a series of matches against the West Indies A in all formats, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) announced. The West Indies tour will involve two Tests (4-day matches), three 50-over encounters and two T20s,...
  • Specialized cricket academies unlikely to exist September 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The much-hyped 'Specialized Academies' started by the Indian Cricket Board is unlikely to exist from the coming season as the parent body plans to turn them into full-fledged ones like the NCA. Currently, the 'Batting Academy' is in Mumbai while the 'Pace Bowling Academy' is in Mohali. The 'Spinners'...
  • Former Cricket Board chief Rungta passes away July 12, 2012

    Mumbai: Former BCCI President P M Rungta died here on Thursday after prolonged illness, the Cricket Board said. Rungta passed away this morning at his residence, said BCCI CAO Prof Ratnakar Shetty. He served as the BCCI President for a three-year term between 1972-73 to 1974-75. Known as 'Bhaiji' to his friends and...
  • BCCI concerned by poor show in Australia January 27, 2012

    New Delhi: With India staring at their second consecutive overseas series whitewash, the BCCI expressed concern at the lacklusture performance of the Indian team in Australia and said corrective measures will be taken after the series. "Our players have not been able to perform overseas in the last two series, and...